Alternatives 2008

Info Since the 1980’s, the US federal government helps fund a large conference of several hundred mental health consumers and psychiatric survivors, many of whom are leading consumer-driven projects such as support groups and drop-in centers. This year’s conference is being held in Buffalo, New York, USA. What Convention When Oct 29, 2008 01:00 AM…

Educating public using web videos of tardive dyskinesia & tardive dystonia

Since their introduction in the 1950’s, it’s been well known that psychiatric drugs known as neuroleptics or antipsychotics, can lead to permanent involuntary muscle movements called TD’s: tardive dyskinesia or tardive dystonia. In the 21st century, it’s finally possible to show the public easily exactly how serious this disaster is, using web videos. It is…

PBS Exposes Psychiatric Drugging of USA Children

Info Public television’s “Frontline” is airing a show Tuesday, 8 January 2008, on the psychiatric drugging of USA children, particularly with the super-powerful “antipsychotic” or neuroleptic drugs. PBS show Frontline exposes neuroleptic psychiatric drugging of children. [Forwarded News Release from PBS:] FRONTLINE http://www.pbs.org/frontline/ This Week: “The Medicated Child” *THIS* Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2008 at 9pm…